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Court says ‘sting has lost venom’, acquits 32 officials of graft charges

The court discharged all the accused under sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act.

Electronic evidence in stings can be morphed, says court

The case relates to an audio-video recording made by the correspondent and cameraperson of a news channel.


Lt-Governor pulls up officials over theft from sales tax office

Jung also expressed concern over the alleged suicide of a peon, who was among those questioned after the theft was reported on May 10.

GST back-end system helps unearth tax evasion in Mumbai

As of now,the two departments have found 42,315 such records which have been put under the scanner.

Deputy sales tax commissioner attacks wife with knife,flees

A deputy commissioner of the sales tax department in Nalasopara is absconding after he allegedly attacked his wife with a knife

Deepak Bhardwaj,one of richest BSP candidates to contest LS polls

Bhardwaj contested in the 2009 elections on a BSP ticket finishing third.


I-T detects bogus bills in Pune,Mumbai

As many as 150 cases of Income Tax fraud has been detected in Mumbai,while at least 39 cases detected in Pune by the I-T department.

Woman govt servant,husband held for supplying maps,photos to Pak man

A junior assistant at the Sales Tax department in Amritsar and her husband were arrested on Friday by the Tarn Taran police for allegedly supplying maps and photographs of strategic locations in the country to a man in Pakistan.

VAT’s the bad word: Flat owners to take govt ‘fatwa’ head on

Flat owners refuse to pay tax; builders confused,too.

Clarify stand on shortage of assistant govt pleaders,HC tells state

The Gujarat High Court on Monday directed the state government to clarify as to what steps they are planning to take to handle the situation of shortage of assistant government pleaders and stenographer at the office of Government Pleader at HC.